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A roadmap for reinventing legacy news organizations is starting to emerge, with a focus on not being everything to everyone

Poynter

Taking a look at newsroom re-organizations around the country at legacy news organizations such as The Dallas Morning News and The New York Times, we can start to see a roadmap for reinventing legacy organizations start to emerge, Poynter’s Kristen Hare writes. In terms of coverage, these news organizations are not trying to be everything to everyone, and focusing on the areas they can and should cover best instead. And when it comes to organization of the newsroom, these news organizations are opting to organize its teams around topics, rather than traditional desks.

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